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4 November 2017, by , in News, No comments
It’s mind-boggling –  it is really quite astonishing how many marketing or business development projects are created without a clear brief.  That’s why things can start to go wrong right at the beginning of the process. What we all need when starting work on a project is a very clear idea of what the company needs and how it can be achieved....
Read our new Business Briefing, where we explore the Internet of Things (IoT),  share information on marketing planning, highlight a Small Grant Scheme and explore how you can achieve amazing things in just 30 days. Just click here.  
7 October 2017, by , in News, No comments
You know your own mind, don’t you?  When you buy something, you weigh up the pros and cons before making a decision . . . or do you? Facebook is going to find ways of making your brain light up.   The $435 billion company is investing in a science lab to track the decisions people make...
22 September 2017, by , in Investment information, No comments
Want to know about marketing planning, but were too afraid to ask?  Let’s give you a snapshot of the stages we take when creating marketing plans for clients. Right.  First off, what is a marketing plan and why do you need one? A marketing plan provides a blueprint.  It will enable you to promote your products...
The Internet of Things (IoT).  What is it and could it help boost your business operations? The IoT enables devices to be sensed or controlled remotely across a computerised network – and optimised. This is revolutionising a range of industries, from insurance to healthcare. Take insurance company Aviva.  They’re installing homes with devices such as cameras, sensors, smoke...
Grants of between £1,000 and £25,000 are available NOW for companies in Suffolk and Norfolk.  The Small Grant Scheme, which is delivered by New Anglia LEP can give you up to 20% of the total cost of  your growth plans and in some cases more. Are you expanding your business? Do you have plans to improve...
11 September 2017, by , in Events, News, No comments
With 100 exhibitors and up to 600 visitors expected, we’re already excited about the MENTA Trade Fair (3rd October, Bury St Edmunds).   So, we thought we’’d share some top 10 tips for visitors and exhibitors to ensure you squeeze as much value as you can from attending any business exhibitions. VISITORS 1.     Pre-register.  Then you’re likely to...
Read our new Business Briefing here, where we explore the world of neuromarketing, share some amazing marketing facts and figures, highlight a new free training course and explore how to keep it simple when building a website. Just click here
7 June 2017, by , in News, No comments
Anglia Rural Consultants (ARC), are a group of experts who help rural and farming businesses grow.  They asked us to develop their website and with 12 consultants covering 24 specialisms, our challenge was to keep it simple. Their specialisms range from helping to secure grants, advice on strategy and planning, to specialist customer service and  marketing...
7 June 2017, by , in News, No comments
We’ve been uncovering some marketing facts and figures, some of which you might find surprising. Did you know, for example, that the UK has the third highest ranking for smartphone users in the world and that amongst millennials, those born between 1980 and 2000, 78% use the social media platform, Snapchat daily?   But just...